Yes. There is an ongoing debate about whether DNR endangers patients. It’s here on debate.org:

http://www.debate.org/opinions/do-do-not-resuscitate-orders-endanger-patients

We may sometimes wonder, given a certain situation┬áduring these circumstances as a Doctor I would plan to save the patient’s life or if during a circumstance which I knew the facts of, I would recommend a DNR/NFR order on the patient’s life. 148 more words